class b commercial garbage truck driver resume example with 1+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -
Professional Summary

Enthusiastic Commercial Truck Driver, eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail, excellent organizational skills. A clear understanding of Time Management and Communication and training in Driving. Motivated to learn, grow, and excel in Logistics.

  • DOT Regulations
  • Route Navigation
  • Loading Dock Operations
  • Tailgate Lift Operation
  • Cargo Tie
  • Relationship development
  • Safe driver training
  • Route logs
  • Effective communication skills
  • Commercial driving
  • OTR experience
  • Doubles and Triples Endorsements
  • Vehicle inspections
  • Communication skills
  • First Aid
  • Forklift Operator
  • Math Skills
  • Pick
  • Safety
  • Shipping
  • Supervisor
  • Training programs
  • Typing
  • Pretrip inspections
  • Defensive driver training
  • Class A Commercial Driver's License
  • Safety and compliance
Work History
04/2021 to Current
Class a Commercial Driver Centerline Drivers Pottsville, PA,
  • Met DOT requirements by maintaining current records and documenting reportable incidents.
  • Handled load documentation, including obtaining signatures and providing copies to destination staff.
  • Completed regular inspections and maintenance actions, as well as basic equipment repairs, to keep equipment operating at peak levels.
  • Developed and nurtured lasting customer relationships by projecting professional corporate image and responding quickly to logistical and scheduling issues.
  • Delivered USPS Mail equipment to worksites across New York Locations.
  • Checked trailer hitch and secured attachments to tractor for optimal safety.
  • Kept in close contact with dispatch team to make quick route adjustments and add new stops.
  • Transferred products between distribution centers and retail locations with as many as 8 stops per day.
  • Operated vehicles with capacities as high as 80, 000 pounds with 0 incidents over Employment.
  • Worked with location personnel to quickly load and unload USPS Mail& Equipment.
  • Maneuvered trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew to properly position vehicle and loading equipment.
01/2021 to Current
Class B Commercial Garbage Truck Driver Centerline Drivers Prattville, AL,
  • Performed post-trip truck inspection, cleaned cab of any trash or spills incurred en route and turned in vehicle condition report.
  • Collected route as outlined in route sheet, documenting changes or obstacles to job execution through written descriptions and attachment of photos taken with company camera.
  • Immediately reported any unsafe situations or service related issues to dispatcher or supervisor.
  • Drove trucks along established routes, through residential streets and alleys and business and industrial areas.
  • Estimated customer-loaded container volume by sight, reporting overweight boxes immediately to dispatcher for direction when at risk of exceeding maximum tonnage.
  • Recorded time on route sheet at each customer stop.
  • Refueled trucks and added other necessary fluids such as oil and hydraulic fluid.
  • Collected and gathered garbage from buildings, businesses and other facilities 5 days per week.
  • Attended and participated in all scheduled training programs, briefings and meetings required by company or assigned by supervisor.
  • Used hand signals to communicate with other workers or drivers.
06/2020 to 11/2020
Class B Commercial Driver Waste Connections Marengo, IL,
  • Conducted regular vehicle inspections by checking fluids, examining engine for corrosion, and inspecting interior and exterior of vehicle for damage.
  • Reviewed transportation and shipping papers to verify accuracy of inventory counts.
  • Inventoried and inspected goods to determine quantities and conditions.
  • Drove truck 25K + miles per month, distributing load weight evenly and utilizing space efficiently.
  • Communicated with 4 member team to report delays in transportation, minor accidents, and arrival of shipments.
  • Followed hand signals and verbal cues from loading crews to maneuver truck into loading and unloading positions.
  • Utilized pallet jacks and forklifts to assist with loading and unloading of products at warehouses.
  • Maintained complete and accurate logs or reports to document customer locations and distance traveled, using Mobile Link & ELD.
  • Documented mileage, deliveries, pickups, customer issues, and damages.
  • Actively listened to customers, handled concerns quickly, and escalated major issues to supervisor.
09/2020 to 09/2020
Garbage Truck Driver Casella Waste Systems Inc City, STATE,
  • Attended and participated in all scheduled training programs, briefings, and meetings required by the company or assigned by the supervisor.
  • Inspected trucks before beginning routes to verify safe operating conditions.
  • Drove trucks along established routes, through residential streets and alleys, and business and industrial areas.
  • Collected and gathered garbage from buildings, businesses, and other facilities 5-6 days per week.
  • Operated automated or semi-automated hoisting devices to raise refuse bins and dump contents into trucks.
  • Dismounted garbage trucks to collect garbage and guide-driver in reversing in tight spaces.
10/2019 to 03/2020
Professional School Bus Driver Monroe School Transportation City, STATE,
  • Performed bus driving duties while keeping student safety in mind to maintain good safety record.
  • Followed established routes with aid from maps and GPS-equipped devices to safely navigate high-traffic areas and adhere to preset schedules.
  • Transported passengers safely along prescribed routes according to tight schedules.
  • Adhered to scheduled routes and accomplished timely drop-offs and pick-ups to comply with preset route criteria.
  • Maintained New York 19A W/Passenger, Class A driver's license to enable legal operation of school buses for student transport, field trips, and other purposes.
  • Reported vehicle traffic violations, vehicle damage, and accidents to [Type] management to comply with legal and insurance obligations.
  • Obeyed federal, New York, and local traffic laws and regulations to enable safe transportation outcomes for participants.
  • Inspected Safety, First Aid, and Vehicle emergency equipment and verified safe working order for student and driver use.
Expected in to to
Certified Medical Assistant: true
Everest College - Rochester, NY,
Expected in 11/2020 to to
Certified Forklift Operator, B&L Wholesale: Forklift Training
B&L Wholesale Supplies - Rochester, NY,

On the job training while working at B&L Wholesale Supplies

Expected in 2020 to to
Coursework in Typing, Writing, and MathCertificationsClass A Commercial Drivers License:
Everest College - Rochester, NY
Expected in 09/2019 to to
Associate of Science:
Professional Driving Institute - Rochester, NY
Class A Commercial Driving License: Class A Commercial Driving License

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Everest College
  • B&L Wholesale Supplies
  • Everest College
  • Professional Driving Institute

Job Titles Held:

  • Class a Commercial Driver
  • Class B Commercial Garbage Truck Driver
  • Class B Commercial Driver
  • Garbage Truck Driver
  • Professional School Bus Driver


  • Certified Medical Assistant
  • Certified Forklift Operator, B&L Wholesale
  • Coursework in Typing, Writing, and MathCertificationsClass A Commercial Drivers License
  • Associate of Science

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